Discrimination and Whistleblowing Awards: Vento Band increased

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Discrimination and Whistleblowing Awards: Vento Band increased

Published 13 May 2019

An increase to the bands for injury to feelings awards in discrimination and whistleblowing awards has been announced.

The Facts

The Vento band awards for injury to feelings in discrimination claims will be increased in respect of claims presented on or after 6 April 2019.

They will be increased as follows:

  • Lower band: £900 - £8,800
  • Middle band: £8,800 - £26,300
  • Upper band: £26,300 - £44,000

What does this mean for employers?

Employers who have whistleblowing or discrimination claims issued against them after 6 April this year should be aware of these increases.

Authors

Zoë Wigan

Zoë Wigan

London - Walbrook

+44 (0)20 7894 6564

Ceri Fuller

Ceri Fuller

London - Walbrook

+44 (0)20 7894 6583

Hilary Larter

Hilary Larter

Leeds

+44 (0)113 251 4710

Key Contacts

Zoë Wigan

Zoë Wigan

London - Walbrook

+44 (0)20 7894 6564

Ceri Fuller

Ceri Fuller

London - Walbrook

+44 (0)20 7894 6583

Hilary Larter

Hilary Larter

Leeds

+44 (0)113 251 4710

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